Senior Process Technologist

Spalding
Competitive
02 Oct 2019
02 Nov 2019
greencore/TP/194/4825
Ms Natalia Currie
Technical
Other Business Sector
Permanent
Why Greencore?
We currently have a great opportunity for a Senior Process Technologist to join our team. As Senior Process Technologist, you will act as a key link between the product development kitchen and the production line.

You may not have heard of us, but we’re sure you’ve tried our products. We’re a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing c. 11,800 colleagues across 16 manufacturing sites we supply all the UK’s food retailers with everything from Sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals.

Here at Spalding, we have a team of around 540 colleagues. We produce coleslaw, potato salad, salad bar bulk products (2kg), pasta salads and couscous/grains for some of the biggest retailers in the UK including Morrisons, Co-op, Asda, Aldi, Lidl, Sainsbury’s, KFC, Nando’s, Pizza Hut and Costco. Our Spalding site has a restaurant with hot food available to all our colleagues.

What you'll be doing
As a Senior Process Technologist you will be responsible for the planning, preparation and successful execution of process development and line trials to deliver customer requirements and process improvements.

You will monitor and communicate process trends to ensure launch date adherence, maximum process optimisation and effective communication to customers. Also ensure the output of all line trials are fully documented with adherence to food safety, quality standards and customer requirements are met.
Ensure that a safe working environment exists for employees and that as a minimum the department meets the standards set out in the SHE Policy.
You will present new products and upgrades to the Product Development Manager in a professional manner demonstrating your food and process knowledge and expertise. Source and verify the feasibility of new raw ingredients within Greencore specifications and approved suppliers.
You will also contribute to idea generation within the team to maximise competitor advantage.
What we’re looking for
You will have previous experience of working within food manufacturing. You will also have strong communication and influencing skills and be comfortable in dealing with a wide range of people at all levels.
Strong organisational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks, always focusing on delivering results against tight deadlines is a must.
If this sounds like you, join us and grow with Greencore, and be a part of driving our future success.

What you’ll get in return
Competitive salary and job-related benefits
Holidays
Pension up to 8% matched
Company share save scheme
Greencore Qualifications
Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform
Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.